Sun Java Enterprise System 5 Monitoring Guide

ProcedureTo Install the Monitoring Console with the Java ES Installer

Because of a limitation in this beta release, you must install Monitoring Console on a host or Solaris zone where no other Java ES component is installed. As a result, the Monitoring Console is the only component you will install in this procedure.

This procedure uses the installer's graphical interface. For information on how to run the installer in other modes, see Chapter 4, Installing With the Text-Based Interface, in Sun Java Enterprise System 5 Installation Guide for UNIX and Chapter 5, Installing in Silent Mode, in Sun Java Enterprise System 5 Installation Guide for UNIX.

  1. Launch the installer application from the directory the corresponds to your platform in the Java ES release. For further details, see To Begin Installation in Sun Java Enterprise System 5 Installation Guide for UNIX.

  2. After continuing past the welcome screen and accepting the license, choose to Upgrade or Install, select Install New Software, and then click next.

  3. On the component selection screen, select only the Sun Java System Monitoring Console to be installed. Click Next.

  4. The installer checks for needed upgrades to the shared components. When it is done, click Next.

  5. The installer now checks system requirements. If your operating system needs patches, Cancel the installation, add the required patches to your system and restart this procedure. Otherwise click Next.

  6. On the configuration type selection screen, chose Configure Now and on the next custom configuration screen, click Next.

  7. The installer is ready to install the Monitoring Console, click Next to begin. During the installation, you may open the product registration window if you have not yet registered your deployment of Java ES.

  8. When the installation is done, you may review the installation summary and logs and then click Installation Complete to exit the installer.

Next Steps

You should now proceed To Configure the Monitoring Console.